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The Rosetta Project--Video

The Rosetta Project is a global collaboration of language specialists and native speakers working to build a publicly accessible digital library of material on the nearly 7,000 known human languages. The collection currently contains nearly 100,000 pages of material documenting over 2,500 languages, as well as a growing multimedia collection of modern and historical language recordings.

The Rosetta Project is one exploration of The Long Now Foundation√Ęs 10,000 Year Library. The Rosetta Disk, a very long-term backup of the collection, is a hand-sized nickel disk microscopically etched with thousands of pages from the collection and readable with 600 power optical magnification. The writing on the disk can last and be legible for thousands of years.

Texts in the Rosetta Project Collection

Audio in the Rosetta Project Collection

The Rosetta Project website has more information on the Rosetta Digital collection and Rosetta Disk

The Long Now Foundation website has more information on the 10,000 Year Library

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mixteco bajo
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Mixteco Bajo
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Mixteco bajo
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Numbers
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bajo
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common greetings
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jim lutz
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chihota
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kira liina inglis
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jordan brown
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karin wiecha
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yiddish record-a-thon participants
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lauren burkhart
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Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Jim Lutz
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Mixteco Bajo
Topics: Mixteco Bajo, Numbers
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Jim Lutz
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Greetings in Mixteco Bajo
Topics: mixteco bajo, common greetings
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Jim Lutz
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My childhood experiences with my grandfather and grandmother
Topic: Mixteco bajo
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Jim Lutz
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Where and why I am participating in the recordathon
Topics: mixteco bajo, recordathon 2011
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Jim Lutz
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Why is important to speak Mixteco
Topics: mixteco, bajo